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By The Dispatch On Monday, November 26th, 2018
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Police arrest Khadim Hussain Rizvi, Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan Party leader, heading Asia Bibi protests

(International Christian Concern) –Authorities in Pakistan have arrested the leader of the Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan Party, Khadim Hussain Rizvi. Rizvi was responsible for organizing the violent and nationwide More...

By Nasir Saeed On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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CLAAS requests prayers for the Pakistani politicians initiating a debate to amend the blasphemy law

Nasir Saeed, Director CLAAS-UK has sent a special request to churches and individuals, asking them to pray for Senator Farhatullah Baber and other members of the Senate Committee on Human Rights in Pakistan, who are More...

By Nasir Saeed On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
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Christian family threatened to be ‘burnt alive’ when Muslim marries Christian

Thirteen members of the same Christian family in Lahore have been threatened with being burnt alive because a Muslim woman has eloped with a Christian boy of Haji Park, Taj Pura. This incident has upset and infuriated More...

By Nasir Saeed On Thursday, May 19th, 2016
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Pakistani Christian boy, Imran, accused of blasphemy for watching anti-Islam video, $10K bounty offered for his killing

A Christian boy working as joiner at a health care centre has fled his home after learning that Muslim religious scholars had issued a fatwa (Islamic decree) against him for committing blasphemy, and that he is More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, January 30th, 2015
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Muslims protest Charlie Hebdo, storm Pakistan Christian school

The Charlie Hebdo controversy is far from over as another protest in the Arab world turned violent, this time endangering Christian boys at a school in Pakistan. While protesting that French magazine for publishing More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, February 4th, 2013
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Pakistani teen activist Malala Yousafzai speaks publicly for the first time since Taliban attack

For the first time since she underwent surgery, 15-year-old Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai addresses the world in a moving video. The teenage activist was targeted and shot by Taliban extremists. Yousafzai More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, December 30th, 2012
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Taliban in Pakistan murders over 20 captured police officers

Government officials say 21 out of 23 tribal policemen believed to have been kidnapped by the Taliban have been executed by their captors in northwest Pakistan. Photo/Fast Track via wikimedia commons Naveed More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, December 23rd, 2012
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Pakistan man beaten to death and set on fire by a mob for allegedly ‘desecrating Koran’

A mob in Pakistan stormed a police station and beat a Muslim man to death after accusations her desecrated The man was not identified in Saturday’s BBC report, but it was stated by witnesses he was also “set More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, December 11th, 2012
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Malala Yousafzai officially nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

The teenage Woman’s Rights activist in Pakistan who was shot by the Taliban is officially being nominated for the next Nobel Peace Prize. More than 150 French lawmakers have formally asked the Nobel Committee More...

By Laura Jones On Tuesday, October 30th, 2012
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Rand Paul calls on Pakistan to stand up for Malala Yousafzai

Malala Yousafzai is an even bigger icon and role model to girls, women and the people of Pakistan after surviving a life threatening attack by the Taliban. Malala Yousafzai Now Kentucky Republican Rand Paul writes More...

By Laura Jones On Wednesday, October 17th, 2012
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Angelina Jolie showing support for Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani teen activist shot by Taliban

Angelina Jolie has composed an essay for the Daily Beast, discussing the tragic shooting of 14-year-old Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai and how she discussed the situation with her children. 2010 photo by Gage More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, October 16th, 2012
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Malala Yousafzai making a ‘decent’ recovery says British doctors, she is ‘strong’

The medical director of the UK hospital where Pakistani girl Malala Yousafzai is being treated has said doctors are “impressed with her strength and resilience”. Malala Yousafzai Dr David Rosser said More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, October 15th, 2012
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Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani girl activst shot by Taliban, airlifted to Britain

The Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot by the Taliban last week for advocating girls’ education has been flown to Britain for emergency specialist care, the Pakistani military said on Monday. Malala Yousafzai supplied More...

By Laura Jones On Thursday, October 11th, 2012
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Malala Yousafzai, teenage Pakistani protester, gunned down by Taliban

 Malala Yousafzai was only 11 when she spoke out against the Taliban sweeping through her hometown in 2009. Yousafzai, who wanted to become a physician, became a symbol of defiance against Taliban subjugation, More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, October 7th, 2012
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Imran Khan, cricket star turned activist, leads Pakistani protest of US drone strikes

Imran Khan, a Pakistani “cricketer” now turned politician, led activists and thousands of protesters on a march against the US drone strikes on Saturday. Code Pink protested at the DNC (photo) but now More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, September 22nd, 2012
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Pakistan protests turn violent leaving nearly 2 dozen dead, scores wounded

Atleast 20 people were killed and more than 100 were injured in Pakistan on Friday, authorities said, during protests on a government-declared holiday intended to encourage peaceful rallies against an incendiary More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, September 20th, 2012
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Pakistani protest the largest yet in the Muslim world ‘over the Muhammad video’

The US embassy in Pakistan’s capital, Islamabad, has become the latest target of protesters in the Arab and Muslim world, still citing the Muhammad video as the cause. photo/Jennifer Parr The total number More...


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